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I have an Oldsmobile regency ninety eight don't know the year, but the car is mind over matter with a Chevy impala 1960 or declasse voodoo overlapped how to fix, might need virtual reality.

I got the vr glasses.

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SOURCE: 1990 Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight Regency Brougham

if you are not experienced mech. maybe you should take it to one

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10W30 will be fine for a car with under 100 K miles. I usually go up to 10W40 when driving in very hot temps or when my moter is getting a bit more worn. It takes 5 Qts. with a filter change. 4 Qts without.

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The oil cap on mine says 10W30 , 5qts with filter.

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